Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton's Duel: A Brief Note on Underutilized Sources

Maxine N. Lurie

Abstract


In 2015, fueled by a wildly successful Broadway musical produced 211 years after his death, Alexander Hamilton is having a revival. This provides an appropriate moment to look back at the duel between Hamilton (former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury) and Aaron Burr (vice-president of the United States), and to share several documents from that extraordinary event.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14713/njs.v2i1.21

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